Lebec, CA – Search and Rescue Volunteer Killed in Multi-Vehicle Crash
Lebec, CA (February 2, 2019) – A search and rescue volunteer from Ventura County was tragically killed in a multi-vehicle crash that took place this morning around 8:05 a.m.
The horrific accident happened on the 5 Freeway near the area of Pyramid Lake. The volunteer team member, whose name was not released, died at the scene of the accident while many others received serious injuries.
Authorities said that the team member was on their way to a training session for the volunteer job when they stopped to help somebody who had been involved in an accident. Police noted that heavy rains were beating down at the time.
The rescue member tragically died at the scene. Their name has not yet been released, as the family is being notified. Police continue their investigation of the accident.
We were extremely saddened to hear about this accident and would like to extend our sincerest condolences to the family and friends of the search and rescue volunteer.
Car Accidents in California
Research shows that some of the most common causes of multi-vehicle accidents include poor weather conditions, drivers who are not paying attention to the roadways, and driving too quickly on our roads. Liability can sometimes be extremely difficult to determine in multi-vehicle accidents, as many drivers are involved and details can sometimes become skewed. This is why, if you have lost a loved one in one of these tragic accidents, our wrongful death attorneys are here for you to help you through this extremely difficult time.
At Brady Law Group, we have made it our personal mission to stand by the sides of those who have been affected by the fatality of a loved one. At the center of most of these accidents is a party who acted in a reckless manner and turned your life upside-down with their actions. Suddenly, you are struggling emotionally and financially as you come to terms with your losses. Contact us to find out how we can assist you during this difficult time in your life at 866-478-6483.
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Disclaimer: As a member of the local community, we at Brady Law Group strive to improve the overall safety and quality of life for everyone who lives in our beloved state. We are extremely saddened by these accidents but hope that, through an awareness of these dangers, those in our community will take precautions to avoid these accidents. This is not a solicitation for business, and this information should not be misconstrued as medical or legal advice. We wish only the best and quickest recovery to all those involved in the accident.